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Originally Posted by AMD20x6;13558858 
You beat me to it. I've never understood why people pre-order things this far in advance. You're just giving them an interest-free loan instead of keeping that money in a savings account and making free cash.

THANK YOU! We need to team up and bring some elementary finance into these threads, for the good of nerdkind. So astounding how many people give these publishers free money.

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Are you two serious? Bethesda haven't made a bad game yet and their latest 3 have been extremely fun...Plus, this is looking to be at least as good as Oblivion.

And once again...What exactly is this cash going to do if its not in my bank? Sit there and do nothing, I'd personally rather get a game I feel is almost definitely going to be great as soon as its launched rather than waiting for users to speak on the subject.

I'm sick of these pseudo-accountants coming into threads and telling me how to use my money, it's called taking a risk, sure, considering its Elder Scrolls and its Bethesda, it's not much of a risk (90% chance it'll be great, at least, I reckon) but still, I prefer to know I'm supporting a developer who is making a game I like, sure, I could get the same thing for cheaper in a month or two after release...But that $30 extra I'll pay is worth having it a full month or two before the people who are "smart" with money.
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Shut up and take my money, Bethesda.
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I can almost see how the game will be. You wander around, exploring the Skyrim but can't enjoy the scenery because you are bothered by a dragon every 2 minutes. Just like it was with the friggin wolves and mudcrabs in Oblivion.

They put random creatures around that chase and attack you instantly and then call that a challenge. Those creatures are being pests and noboody likes killing them after 95959869404048484 times.
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I can almost see how the game will be. You wander around, exploring the Skyrim but can't enjoy the scenery because you are bothered by a dragon every 2 minutes. Just like it was with the friggin wolves and mudcrabs in Oblivion.

They put random creatures around that chase and attack you instantly and then call that a challenge. Those creatures are being pests and noboody likes killing them after 95959869404048484 times.

Someone obviously didn't see how Cliff Racers worked in morrowind.
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Are you two serious? Bethesda haven't made a bad game yet and their latest 3 have been extremely fun...Plus, this is looking to be at least as good as Oblivion.

And once again...What exactly is this cash going to do if its not in my bank? Sit there and do nothing, I'd personally rather get a game I feel is almost definitely going to be great as soon as its launched rather than waiting for users to speak on the subject.

I'm sick of these pseudo-accountants coming into threads and telling me how to use my money, it's called taking a risk, sure, considering its Elder Scrolls and its Bethesda, it's not much of a risk (90% chance it'll be great, at least, I reckon) but still, I prefer to know I'm supporting a developer who is making a game I like, sure, I could get the same thing for cheaper in a month or two after release...But that $30 extra I'll pay is worth having it a full month or two before the people who are "smart" with money.

Well , look what happened to the people who pre-ordered DA2...
    
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Well , look what happened to the people who pre-ordered DA2...

The difference being DA2 was published by EA and not from a series that is relatively new into the world, the second DA game sucked whereas only hard-core players don't like Oblivion.
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Preordering an Elder Scrolls is sooooo different then preordering DA2..... that's like comparing apples to tampons.
    
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post #38 of 52
You see the more dragons in a game, the better the game is.
Skyrim will have an unlimited number of dragons; it could potentially be infinitely good!
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Pffff, soon we'll have Beholders as random encounters.
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Crap.

I'm getting Cliff Racer flashbacks now.

I don't think I have ever hated an in-game enemy so much.
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